Mt Hagen Campus: TAFE Trainer Bios

MARIA KIAGE

Business/Management

  • Ms Kiage has had over 30 years of experience as a classroom instructor and trainer at various levels from Primary schooling to Technical Vocational Education.
  • Ms Kiage has worked on several NGO projects in the country over the years and has a vast repertoire of professional training skills and experience. 
  • A registered Trainer with the National Training Council PNG and a member of PNG training Society with a Certificate IV Training & Assessment Australian Qualfication ensures students are in qualified hands.
  • Ms Kiage's areas of specialisation include Frontline Management, Business, Accounts and Public Sector Administration.

Kevin Turmut - IT Trainer

KEVIN TURMUT

IT Trainer

  • Registered trainer with National Training Council (NTC) of Papua New Guinea
  • Over 5 years of Training experience with Competency Based Training and 4 years in the IT Industry in PNG
  • Extesive knowledge of the Information technology industry
  • Course Coordinator  for Certificate IV, Certificate III and Certificate II in Information Technology at Mt Hagen TAFE
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (Australian Qualification)
  • Interested in studying to be a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer and CISCO.

REGINA LOWFAN

Hospitality Traininer

  • With more than 15 years experience in the training and hospitality industry, Ms Lowfan is a registered trainer with the National Training Council of PNG.
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment
  • Ms Lowfan holds qualifications in Secondary Education, Home Economics, Library Information Services & Interior Decoration
  • Intereseted in pursuing further studies in her area of specialisation - Hospitality Management 
  • Currently takes the Certificate II in Hospitality (kitchen Operations)